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  PV-1 Ventura Serial Number A59-96  
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Daniel Leahy 2001

Aircraft History
Built by Lockheed at Burbank, CA. Constructors Number 237-6371. Assigned U. S. Navy (USN) bureau number 49555. Disassembled and shipped overseas to Australia.

Wartime History
On June 1, 1944 assigned to the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) as Ventura serial number A59-96. No known nickname or nose art.

Display
Previously, this aircraft was displayed at Chewing Gum Field Aircraft Museum. During 2001, displayed at the Queensland Air Museum and displayed outdoors.

References
ADF Serials - Ventura A59-96

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Last Updated
January 9, 2018

 

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